Ruth Nelta
Last updated: 24.11.23
p_neltar.jpgAll that can presently (November 2023) be gleaned about Ruth Nelta from sheet music covers and by Internet searching is that she was presumably an American actress/singer who has been featured on 4 works published between 1899 and 1904.
Her portrait on the left is taken from My Honolulu Queen - Song (1899) music by William H. Penn, words by James O'Dea and published by Sol Bloom, New York & Chicago, USA.
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     Title Attribution Instruments Source Remarks
pdf15.gif Little Boy Called ''Taps'' (1904), A T.F. Morse (music)
E. Madden (words)
Ruth Nelta (perf.)
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pdf15.gif My Honolulu Queen - Song (1899) W.H. Penn (music)
James O'Dea (words)
Ruth Nelta (perf.)
Piano, Voice Indiana wvicon.gif
This list is arranged by composer and contains 4 works performed by Ruth Nelta who is featured on sheet music covers. It does not claim to be complete and represents only the number of items located. Keys: ER
     Title Composer Attribution Remarks
perf15.jpg You Tell Me Your Dream, I'll Tell You Mine (1899) Charles Neil Daniels Seymour Rice (words)
Albert H. Brown (words)
Marguerite Andersen (perf.)
Bob Atcher (perf.)
Etta Butler (perf.)
Bonnie Blue Eyes (perf.)
Maple City Four (perf.)
Ruth Nelta (perf.)
Lawrence Welk (perf.)
perf15.jpg Blue Bell (1904) Theodore F. Morse Edward Madden (words)
Albert Benzler (perf.)
Effie Brooklin (perf.)
Anna Driver (perf.)
Frederick W. Hager (perf.)
Irene Jernon (perf.)
Dolly Jordan (perf.)
Lillian Mills (perf.)
Ruth Nelta (perf.)
Nellie Nichols (perf.)
The Rogers (perf.)
Alma Doergo Stirling (perf.)
Lillian Tyce (perf.)
perf15.jpg Little Boy Called ''Taps'' (1904), A Theodore F. Morse Edward Madden (words)
Mildred Hanson (perf.)
Madge Lessing (perf.)
Mildred Manson (perf.)
Ruth Nelta (perf.)
Violette (perf.)
Wilkes & Butler (perf.)
perf15.jpg My Honolulu Queen - Song (1899) William H. Penn James O'Dea (words)
Lucy Daly (perf.)
Anna Held (perf.)
Ruth Nelta (perf.)